Leonard Skuggevik will be named superintendent of the Shelter Island School District, replacing Dr. Michael Hynes, sources say. (Credit: The Suffolk Times, file)
Editor’s note: The story has been updated to reflect the version that appears in the July 31st issue of The Suffolk Times.
Greenport High School’s principal of the past five years is leaving to become superintendent of the Shelter Island School District.
Greenport Junior-Senior High fourth-quarter honor roll
Greenport school boards member Heather Wolf, center, and Dan Creedon, left, are in disagreement over the scheduling of a June 25 special meeting. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson, file)
Heather Wolf is apologizing for any misconceptions residents may have about the Greenport school board scheduling a 7:30 a.m. special meeting on June 25 to approve two employee contracts.
She’s also defending the decision to hold that meeting with short notice because she said both agreements — a contract to share a plant facilities manager with the Southold School District, and appointing a pre-K principal — were timely.
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Greenport High School held its 133rd commencement ceremony on Sunday afternoon where principal Len Skuggevik spoke of his experiences with the graduating class and students talked about their future plans.
Marcus DaSilva was appointed to a new position Wednesday morning. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch file)
Greenport School Board members held a special meeting early Wednesday morning to create two new positions within the school district. (more…)
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Family and friends sat in the Greenport school auditorium with cameras, cell phones and iPads in hand, eager to see their children and document the momentous occasion: their child’s first graduation. (more…)
Greenport High School principal Lenonard Skuggevick. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson, file)
The Greenport School District has decided to eliminate midterm exams week starting next school year as a way to provide extra classroom time for its secondary students. (more…)
Greenport Idol, with acts ranging from teachers rapping to Eminem and students playing instruments, was the lead story in the final school year issue of The Quill, Greenport High School’s student newspaper. (more…)
Greenport School District will hold pre-kindergarten registration June 4-5.
The new full-day program includes transportation.
Parents are asked to call the school at (631) 477-1950 ext. 1221 to make an appointment. Pre-k registration packets are available on the school’s website www.gufsd.org.
One write-in candidate for the Greenport Board of Education has turned to Facebook, every few hours updating a status asking her friends to vote for her. Another is promising through social media to bring refreshing change to the board, just like her name suggests. A third is asking for support from the community so he can be voted back on to the board after stepping down last year.
With one day to go before a write-in vote will determine the next member of the Greenport school board, at least four candidates have emerged. (more…)